LACONIA — On Monday, Nov 11, the live, radio show, Bird Calls, will be airing a special program dedicated to Veteran's Day.
Steve White, owner, Wild Bird Depot will be reading a recently discovered diary from his father, Irvin White. After Mr. White's passing a few years ago, Steve White's family discovered an unknown diary that Irvin White had written in, at age 17, as a teenager entering WWII. This diary, written in a letter format, vividly describes one boy's thoughts and actions taken, regarding enlisting and being shipped overseas to the European conflict during the years 1940-1942. Small excerpts have been read before, but this will be the first time the entire 30+ pages will be read on air.
This special program will begin on Monday, Nov. 11 at 8:15 a.m. on 1350AM WEZS, during Lakes Region Newsday's regular morning program. No calls will be taken so that the entire program can be dedicated to Veterans.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 November 2013 10:07
LACONIA — Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering a 90 minute information and support meeting regarding grief during the holidays at the following locations and times.
November 19 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. and December 5 from 10- 11:30 a.m. in the Library Room at All Saints Episcopal Church, 258 South Main Street in Wolfeboro.
November 14 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. and December 12 from 1 - 2:30 p.m. in the Conference Room, Central NH VNA & Hospice, 780 N. Main Street in Laconia.
The purpose of the meeting is to help individuals who have lost a loved one find ways to cope with their grief during the holidays.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 November 2013 10:02
TILTON — Shari Lebreche of Tilton's Haircuts for Men hosting the fourth annual Lt. Virginia B. Hutton (USMC) Veterans Day Motorcycle Run on Monday, November 11, as a show of respect for all those who have sacrificed in all wars and conflicts.
The special tribute ride is a thank you to veterans of every branch of the Armed Services.
Coffee and donuts from 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. for the participants at the shop, located at 281 Main St., Tilton.
Kick stands go up at 9:45 a.m. (Police Escort), to the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen.
Following the service at NHSVC the procession (Police Escorted) will proceed to the Whitman- Davis American Legion Post #49, 4 Park St., Northfield, where there will be food.
While the purpose of the ride is to honor veterans, participants do not have to be a veteran themselves. The run will be held rain or shine, but not if it snowing.
Labreche gave special thanks to Big Cat Coffee, Ian's Wicked Good Donuts and Uno's of Tilton for helping last year. Uno's of Tilton will be again supporting the event this year.
Any questions or concerns contact 603.286.3595 or 774.274.2083.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 November 2013 09:59
PLYMOUTH — The Department of Music, Theater, and Dance at Plymouth State University will present a program of music from jazz standards to funk on Thursday, November 14 at 7 p.m. in Hanaway Theatre at the Silver Center for the Arts.
The PSU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of professor Mark Stickney, and the Jazz Combos, under the direction of professor Rik Pfenninger will be joined by the Laconia High School Jazz Band, directed by Debbi Gibson.
The program includes "Take the A Train" by Duke Ellington; "Work Song" by Nat Adderly; "Revelation" by Eddie Harris and "Blue Bossa" by Kenny Dorham, among other works.
Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for seniors and youth at the Silver Center Box Office. For more information call 535-2787 or (800) 779-3869 visit online Silver.plymouth.edu.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 November 2013 09:51
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